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A response to tragedy


Last updated 6/3/2020 at 6:10am

It is difficult to forget or forgive the actions of police in this latest encounter. One policeman applied the excess force that resulted in a death, but the others who observed and did nothing to mitigate the situation are also guilty. The senseless killing of men and women (mostly men, mostly black) is not even remotely OK. Why does this happen so often to victims who are not a significant threat to police? If the police perpetrators were young, just out-of-training officers, we of the general public might see a cause and effect. But most are seasoned officers with years of praise and res...

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